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a Swiss house with a sloping roof and wide eaves or a house built in this style

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As he spoke he came in among them for shelter, and propped his spade against the wall of the chalet, kicking the soil from his hobnailed blucher boots, which were new.
Silence ensued, during which Agatha, furtively scrutinizing the tenant of the chalet, noticed that his face and neck were cleaner and less sunburnt than those of the ordinary toilers of Lyvern.
As he spoke two gentlemen, much in want of the article, as their clinging wet coats showed, ran through the gateway and made for the chalet.
When it stopped, he alighted, re-entered the chalet without speaking, came out with the umbrella, spread it above Miss Wilson's head, and said:
Then he returned to the chalet, left the umbrella within, came out again, locked the door, put the key in his pocket, and walked off through the rain across the hill without taking the least notice of the astonished parsons.
The West Lakes Village at Minehead is a series of chalets built around lakes and landscaped gardens - a modern twist on the holiday homes originally created by Sir Billy Butlin in the 1930s.
OWNERS of holiday chalets with some of the most spectacular views in Wales are taking a fight against spiralling service charges of more than PS1m a year to the Supreme Court.
Here are some of the prettiest chalets you're likely to find in France.
Whilst some ski chalets content themselves with providing simple house wine, The Chalet at 11* East Obergurgl, believes that really good food can only be fully appreciated if complimented by the right wine.
Dubai: Dubai Municipality has renovated 15 beachfront chalets at Al Mamzar Park ahead of the winter season.
Residents of nearby chalets were evacuated by police.
New York (CruiseGuide Cruising & Travel News) Tue, Feb 18, 2014 - We take a look at some seriously attractive luxury ski chalets with price tags that wonat break the bank but will elevate you to millionaire status for the seven precious days that you are there.
New York (AirGuide Features - Inside Air Travel) Tue, Feb 18, 2014 - We take a look at some seriously attractive luxury ski chalets with price tags that wonat break the bank but will elevate you to millionaire status for the seven precious days that you are there.
uk/ski) is offering a PS200 discount on all child stays at two of their new, family-friendly ski chalets in the stylish resort of St Anton, Austria.
Structures of 44 chalets have already been completed and other works are going on.